2019 Ultimate Spirits Challenge

Mount Gay XO Aged Rum (Barbados), 43% abv, $49.99

89
Very Good,
Strong Recommendation

Tasting Notes:

Bold coffee bean, tobacco, and leather aromas give way to touches of soft, chewy caramel, cocoa, and stewed plum. The palate is pleasantly oaky with molasses, brown spice, coconut, and juicy poached pear in red wine.

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Cocktail Recommendation:

Hemingway: 2½ Stars, Delicious
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